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Miraculous Minnesota

Minnesota is known for its cold winters but there are much more to the North Star State! Learn more about the state now!
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Miraculous Minnesota
  • Minnesota is an Anglicized form of the Sioux word “Minisota” which means “cloudy water.”
  • Minneapolis has more golfers per capita than any other city in the USA.
  • The state has 90,000 miles of shoreline. That’s more than Florida, California, and Hawaii combined.
  • The first Better Business Bureau in the USA was founded in the state.


  • Madison, Minnesota, is the Lutefisk Capital of the United States.
  • The stapler was invented in Spring Valley, Minnesota.
  • The state has one recreational boat per every 6 people. That’s more than any other state.

  • Minnesota state’s bird is the loon.
  • The state’s official flower is the pink and white ladyslipper.
  • Minnesota has more miles of bike trails than any other state. 
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